Sharp HealthCare Nursing Assistant - NA in Coronado, California

Summary

The Nursing Assistant role includes assisting patients with activities of daily living, monitoring vital signs, and assisting the Registered Nurse as needed. This position requires a positive enthusiastic individual willing to be part of a dynamic team and the ability to support the goals of Sharp Coronado and the Medical/Surgical nursing unit.

This is a high-paced 30-bed, mixed unit with Medical/Surgical/Orthopedic and Telemetry care. The ideal candidate will promote teamwork and function independently as needed.

From emergency services to a nationally recognized total joint replacement program, Sharp Coronado Hospital is a 181 bed facility that has a long tradition of providing top-quality, comprehensive health care.

Sharp Coronado incorporates many personalized aspects into its care philosophy — including patient empowerment, patient and family education, and a physical environment that promotes healing through complementary therapies such as clinical aromatherapy, massage and Healing Touch. Sharp Coronado Hospital is one of the first five hospitals nationally to be designated as a Patient-Centered Hospital by Planetree, an organization committed to personalizing, humanizing, and demystifying the hospital experience for patients and their families.

Location

This position is located in Coronado, San Diego County

Hours

12 hour shifts, Full-time (.9 FTE) 7 pm - 730 am, working every other weekend

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers issued by the AHA

  • Experience with direct patient care with activities of daily living, mobilization, transfers, hygiene needs, vital signs, EKGs, patient rounding, measuring and documenting intake/output.

  • Ability to perform all baseline patient care skills under the guidance of a Licensed Nurse.

  • Fluent knowledge (written and spoken) of English.

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • Comparable to certified nursing assistant course

  • One year Ortho or related Nursing Assistant recent experience

  • Bilingual English/Spanish

Essential physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.

Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

Job: *Nursing Assistant Jobs

Organization: *61780 - M/S (3RD)

Title: Nursing Assistant - NA

Location: Coronado-Coronado Hospital

Requisition ID: 93033